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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper  

Chris Abraham
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Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Cooper. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Cooper on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Cooper as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Cooper along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Cooper, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Coopers include Bradley Cooper, Alice Cooper, and Gary Cooper, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Alice Cooper is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
age 71
Alice Cooper (born Vincent Damon Furnier; February 4, 1948) is an American singer, songwriter, and actor whose career spans over 50 years. With his distinctive raspy voice and a stage show that ...more
Gary Cooper is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
Dec. at 60 (1901-1961)
Gary Cooper (born Frank James Cooper; May 7, 1901 – May 13, 1961) was an American actor. Known for his natural, authentic, understated acting style and screen performances, Cooper's career ...more
Anderson Cooper is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
age 51
Anderson Hays Cooper (born June 3, 1967) is an American journalist, television personality, and author. He is the primary anchor of the CNN news show Anderson Cooper 360°. The program is ...more
Quade Cooper is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
age 30
Quade Santini Cooper (born 5 April 1988) is a professional rugby union player and occasional boxer. Although a New Zealand citizen, he has represented Australia in rugby at international level. ...more
Chris Cooper is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
age 67
Christopher Walton Cooper (born July 9, 1951) is an American film actor. He has appeared in supporting performances in several major Hollywood films, including the drama American Beauty (1999), ...more
Michael Cooper is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
age 62
Michael Jerome Cooper (born April 15, 1956) is an American basketball coach and former player. He was most recently the head coach of the Atlanta Dream of the Women's National Basketball ...more
Henry Cooper is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
Dec. at 77 (1934-2011)
Sir Henry Cooper (3 May 1934 – 1 May 2011) was a British heavyweight boxer. Cooper held the British, Commonwealth, and European heavyweight titles several times throughout his career, and ...more
Dominic Cooper is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
age 40
Dominic Edward Cooper (born 2 June 1978) is an English actor. He has worked in television, film, theatre, and radio, including Mamma Mia! and its sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. He stars as ...more
Charlotte Cooper is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
Dec. at 96 (1870-1966)
Charlotte Cooper Sterry (née Charlotte Reinagle Cooper, 22 September 1870 – 10 October 1966) was a female tennis player from England who won five singles titles at the Wimbledon ...more
James Fenimore Cooper is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
Dec. at 62 (1789-1851)
James Fenimore Cooper (September 15, 1789 – September 14, 1851) was an American writer of the first half of the 19th century. His historical romances draw a picture of frontier and American ...more
Jackie Cooper is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
Dec. at 89 (1922-2011)
John Cooper Jr. (September 15, 1922 – May 3, 2011) was an American actor, television director, producer, and executive. He was a child actor who made the transition to an adult career. Cooper ...more
Cecil Cooper is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
age 69
Cecil Celester Cooper (born December 20, 1949) is a former first baseman in Major League Baseball and the former manager of the Houston Astros. From 1971 through 1987, Cooper played for the ...more
Tommy Cooper is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
Dec. at 63 (1921-1984)
Thomas Frederick Cooper (19 March 1921 – 15 April 1984) was a British prop comedian and magician. He habitually wore a red fez, and his appearance was large and lumbering, at 6 feet 4 inches ...more
Wilbur Cooper is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
Dec. at 81 (1892-1973)
Arley Wilbur Cooper (February 24, 1892 – August 7, 1973) was an American starting pitcher in Major League Baseball who played most of his career for the Pittsburgh Pirates. A four-time winner of ...more
Pat Cooper is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
age 89
Pat Cooper (born Pasquale Caputo July 31, 1929) is an American actor and comedian.
Riley Cooper is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
age 31
Riley Cooper (born September 9, 1987) is a former American football wide receiver who played 6 seasons in the National Football League. He played college football for the University of Florida, ...more
Gordon Cooper is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
Dec. at 77 (1927-2004)
Leroy Gordon "Gordo" Cooper Jr. (March 6, 1927 – October 4, 2004) was an American aerospace engineer, test pilot, United States Air Force pilot, and the youngest of the seven original ...more
Mort Cooper is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
Dec. at 45 (1913-1958)
Morton Cecil Cooper (March 2, 1913 – November 17, 1958) was an American baseball pitcher who played eleven seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB). He played from 1938 to 1949 for the St. Louis ...more
Jeanne Cooper is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
Dec. at 85 (1928-2013)
Wilma Jeanne Cooper (October 25, 1928 – May 8, 2013) was an American actress, best known for her role as Katherine Chancellor on the CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless (1973–2013). At the ...more
Teresa Cooper is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
age 59
Teresa Cooper is a former contestant on the reality television show Survivor: Africa.
Betty Cooper is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
Elizabeth "Betty" Cooper is one of the main characters appearing in American comic books published by Archie Comics. She is the lead guitarist, percussionist and one of the three ...more
Claire Cooper is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
age 38
Claire Elizabeth Cooper (born 26 October 1980) is a British actress, best known for portraying Jacqui McQueen in Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks, a character she played from 2006 to 2013. Cooper ...more
Lindsay Cooper is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
Dec. at 62 (1951-2013)
Lindsay Cooper (3 March 1951 – 18 September 2013) was an English bassoon and oboe player, composer and political activist. Best known for her work with the band Henry Cow, she was also a member ...more
Connie Cooper is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
Connie Cooper age 77
Connie Cooper is an actress, acting coach and singer.
Merian C. Cooper is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Cooper
Dec. at 80 (1893-1973)
Merian Caldwell Cooper (October 24, 1893 – April 21, 1973) was an American aviator, United States Air Force and Polish Air Force officer, adventurer, screenwriter, film director, and producer. ...more